United Properties is moving its headquarters to downtown Minneapolis

United Properties is moving its headquarters to downtown Minneapolis

The move from a Bloomington complex signifies how far the company has come in the past few years as it has diversified its business from its concentration on suburban office park development.
Local
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At long last, Hwy. 610 in Maple Grove set to open today

When the new segment of Hwy. 610 officially opens later today, motorists will finally be able to drive from Hwy. 10/47 in Coon Rapids all the way to Interstate 94 in Maple Grove.
West Metro
December 8

Unbelted pickup driver dies in collision with compact car

The pickup driver died from head injuries, authorities said.
West Metro
December 8

Hot Property: 7700 France Medical Office Building in Edina

Address: 7700 France Av. S., Edina Type: Medical office Size: 68,000 square feet Developer: Frauenshuh Cos. Architect: Sperides Reiners Architects Inc. Details: Twin Cities Orthopedics…
Local
December 8

Eastern Carver County Schools selects new superintendent

Clint Christopher will take on his new role as superintendent for Eastern Carver County Schools in July.
Prince
December 8

Bremer Trust on way out as administrator of Prince's estate

The late musician's siblings, his presumptive heirs, have narrowed the list of possible substitutes to two firms.
Stage & Arts
December 7

'Sesame Street Live' originator Vince Egan dies at age 74

Vince Egan didn't have children, but he fathered a beloved, family-friendly show enjoyed by millions of young people."Sesame Street Live," a touring stage show featuring…
Local
December 7

West Metro Education Program hosts superintendent think tank

The West Metro Education Program invited superintendents to participate in a think tank event on racial equity and education disparities in Minnesota.
West Metro
December 7
Vern Luettinger, 96, was a radio man on the USS California at Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941. He is reflected in a framed collection of medals and keepsakes from the attack 75 years ago.

Pearl Harbor survivors are fading, but memory of that day still sharp

On Dec. 7, 1941, Vern Luettinger was serving on the USS California. Today, the Richfield man is likely one of only three survivors to be living in Minnesota.
South Metro
December 6

Minneapolis man who died in custody had led police on a south-metro chase

Gerard Ryan's death is still under investigation
West Metro
December 6
Protesters came to the fourth of seven commuity input meetings on Henn...

Dozens rally against plans to create joint Hennepin/Ramsey juvenile facility

About 100 people disrupted a meeting in Richfield, holding signs with slogans such as "No Cages for Kids." The meeting ended with several people yelling.
West Metro
December 6

Aid available for victims of last September's rainstorms

Residents in 7 counties where record-setting rain fell in Sept. are eligible for loans or grants.
West Metro
December 5

Man jailed in Hennepin County dies at hospital

A man in custody at the Hennepin County jail later died at a local hospital last weekend. Gerald A. Ryan, 48, of Minneapolis, was booked…
West Metro
December 5

Developer of old Dayton estate pays $5k after cutting 54 trees

In a rare step by the Minnehaha Creek Watershed District, a developer must pay $5,000 for violating a permit while developing the former shoreline estate of the late Douglas Dayton.
South Metro
December 4

A bit of snow challenges Sunday drivers in Twin Cities

All parts of the metro experienced crashes and spinouts. Sharp temperature drop on the way.
West Metro
December 3
Councilwomen Maria Regan Gonzalez, Edwina Garcia and school board memb...

In Richfield, Latina leadership is a chance to build bridges among residents

Council and school board members attest to city's growing diversity.
West Metro
December 3

Creepy but legal: 'Voter shaming' letters showed up in Minnetonka mailbox

The letter arrived at the Guetschow house before Election Day.It included the names and addresses of three of their neighbors in Minnetonka, and a chart…
West Metro
December 3

1 person injured in 2 a.m. shooting at St. Louis Park shopping center

Police responded to a report of gunfire around 2 a.m. Saturday.
West Metro
December 3

2 killed, 4 hurt in head-on crash on I-494

Two people were killed and four were injured Friday night in a head-on crash on Interstate 494 in Bloomington. The crash happened just before 8:30…
Prince
December 3

Prince properties in Chanhassen are hitting the market and going fast

Several of late star's properties now for sale are drawing fast interest.
West Metro
December 3
Authorities responded to the crash on Interstate 494 near the airport and the Mall of America on Friday night.

Head-on crash on I-494 at Hwy. 5 near airport, Mall of America is a fatal one

At least one person died Friday night in a head-on crash south of the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport.Patrick Hayes, 34, of Savage, was traveling the…